Givi is a Researcher at CRRC Georgia.
The Georgian Government officially applied for EU membership on 3 March 2022, after previously not planning to do so until 2024.
Supporters of Georgian Dream are less supportive of Georgia joining sanctions or the government being more vocal in supporting the government of Ukraine.
Georgia’s local elections were short on substantive discussions of issues, but what do Tbilisians want from their local government?
Survey data from earlier in the summer suggests that 16% of people know someone who has been offered a bribe for their vote.